Stillwater in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Site of the Taylor Cabin
The bleeding general was brought into the room, where a cheerful dinner party to which he had been invited was being held. Simon Fraser died at 8 o'clock on the morning of October 8, 1777.
Erected by Saratoga National Historic Park, National Park Service.
Location. 43° 0.29′ N, 73° 36.363′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Click for map. This marker is in Saratoga National Historic Park and is located along a one-mile loop trail that starts at tour stop #10 along the park tour road. Marker is in this post office area: Stillwater NY 12170, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Surviving Portion of Champlain Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Crown Forces Baggage Park (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great Redoubt (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burial Site of General Fraser (approx. 0.2 miles away); Crown Forces Artillery Park Main Crown Forces Hospital (approx. 0.3 miles away); The River Redoubts (approx. 0.3 miles away); Burgoyne’s Retreat (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stillwater.
Also see . . . The Man Who Shot Simon Fraser - The Legendary Tim Murphy, Marksman of Bemis Heights. (Submitted on July 1, 2010, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Additional keywords. General Simon Fraser, Timothy Murphy
Categories. • Military • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
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